North Coast HIA


Position Name
President Linda Dietz, RHIT
Past President Liz Duggan Graham, RHIT, CCS
President-elect Terri Thomas, LVN, RHIA, CCS, CCDS,CDIP, CPC, COC, CPC-I
Director First Year Melissa Ngou, RHIA, CCS
Director Second Year Geoffrey Premeau, RHIT, CHPS
Board Support Treasurer Debbie Jue, RHIA
Board Support Secretary Cynthia L Ross, RHIA
Board Liaison Brian Faust, MLS, RHIA
AHIMA Delegate Brian Faust, MLS, RHIA


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Rules & Regulations

Rules & Regulations, PROPOSED Changes - January 2017

  • Voted & Approved by NCHIA Board Members on January 5, 2017; For immediate posting to NCHIA members for 30-day comment period.

Rules & Regulations, Adopted - November 2013



The Counties of Alameda, Contra Costa, Del Norte, Humbolt, Lake, Marin, Mendocino, Monterey, Napa, San Benito, San Francisco, San Mateo, Santa Clara, Santa Cruz, Solano, Sonoma and Trinity.


Meetings & Events

  • Board and Delegate Meeting
    Tuesday, September 26, 2017 in Online via Zoom Video Conferencing

    Meeting Details

  • Common ICD-10 Coding Challenges and Coding Round Table
    Wednesday, October 18, 2017 in San Mateo

    Event Details and Registration